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edwards. you want to be around for >>> i'm peggy fox with momslikeme.com, the website working to improve the lives of local moms. this week we got together to help others. we put together emergency health kits for the people of haiti if you would like to make your own bags to send, go to momslikeme.com to find out what specific items need to be put in the bags. it is on the front page of momslikeme.com. >>> the former presidential candidate john edwards is involved in a tug of war over an alleged sex tape at the heart of a tell-all book. his former misstress is demanding the tape be returned. it was supposedly made while hunter was having her affair with edwards. hunter filed a lawsuit against him and his wife claiming they invaded her privacy. the judge granted a temporary retraining order preventing the tape to be released. >>> john travolta walked the red carpet in new york city with his wife to promote his new film to paris with love. shooting wrapped up days before jet travolta's death one year ago. >> work hard every day with our church on healing and kelly and i anneal have been w
the blue. >>> i'm peggy fox. the website approved to make room for local moms. you can find encouragement in our weight loss health group. finally if you're looking for on momslikeme.com. >>> jay leno still feeling the heat after winning the late night fight with conan o'brien. >> now, the late night show is telling his side of the story to oprah winfrey. patty reports. >> reporter: have you talked to conan in person? >> not after all of this. >> reporter: jay and conan are the punch line of each other jokes for week. he's waiting for the dust to settle before the talks. >> reporter: it took a hit. >> reporter: you can do anything you want in life. >> yeah. unless jay leno wants to do it too. >> reporter: now, what seems to be the image repair mode, the late night star is sitting down for a daytime confessional. >> america has taken sides. a lot of people are not on your side. >> yeah, i understand that. he's got to tell his side of the story and remind people as to why they liked him in the first place and what it was that made him number one in the late night for a decade and a half. >>
county. peggy fox joins us live with more. >> reporter: well, lesli, that guilty verdict came down in the last hour, but they deliberated all day. is surgeon said that the brain is like an egg and if you shake it all day, you can not damage the yolk, however, another witness said that you do this and you do horrendous damage. >> noah had, um, noah had damage to his eyes. it was initially thought he might be completely blind. it appears he can see, all though not perfectly well. >> reporter: the doctor says that noah also suffered from seizures and the parents worry about brain damage. they blame their care giver. she took the stand telling the jury that she never shook him and he just went limp in his arms. >> this can happen. >> reporter: this witness says that it couldn't have been done. >> you can't shake a baby hard enough to do that. >> reporter: he believes that the bleeding in his brain and others is caused by an injury to the head when the baby is sweesed through the birth canal. >> that rotational causes the issues in brain, you don't get that kind of injury from what he i
on tape. we'll be back. >>> i'm peggy fox. several hundred moms have been sounding off about pat robertson's comment on why the earthquake happened to haiti. find out what they are saying and add your two cents on momslikeme.com. >> survivors gathered in the gold and snow to mark the 65th anniversary of its liberation. they marched among the barracks to honor the millions killed during world war ii. isreali prime minister later joined polish leaders at a neighboring camp for ceremonies marking international holocaust remembrance day. >> crews continue to search for two people they believe are trapped after this five story building collapsed in belgium. this morning's gas explosion touched off a fire that caused the building to crumble. 20 other people were hurt. >>> it was man's turn to be the best friend to a dog. a stranded canine was spotted on a floating iceberg out in the baltic ocean. scrambled into a raft and went to the rescue. they say you can tell the animal was very weak and nearly frozen. that dog was wrapped in a blanket and nursed back to health and now they are looking for
offender registry is dead after being tasered by police in arlington. as peggy fox reports, it happened just after 8:00 last night at the pentagon metro station after an officer spotted a shoplifting suspect. >> reporter: right here on the platform at the pentagon city metro station, a struggle took place. an arlington police officer had spotted this man, 36-year-old, william randolph of dc, wanted in a larceny at a nearby pharmacy. >> when the officer approached the suspect, the suspect became combative. >> reporter: the officer called for help. >> while the suspect and the officer were alone, he was still fighting. the officer deployed his taser. it didn't appear to have an affect on the suspect. >> reporter: a second officer arrived and handcuffed the suspect. as standard procedures for tasered deployment, the officers called for medics. >> when medics arrived, they transported the suspect to the the hospital and he was pronounced dead. >> reporter: he was released from prison two years ago after being convicted of the sex offense and other crimes. they recovered items on him believe
. they did shed some light on what's going on with this case. >> gomez, along with peggy came to court in a stretch limo. a crowd of cameras from local and national networks swarmed around them. inside, we understand they met with the secret service along with u.s. attorneys. they met with the grand jury around 2:00, by 3:00, they were done. >> called to testify as back witnesses. >> we were not told what they spoke about, but it all stems from the night the salahi's entered the white house uninvited. >> i have never experienced it and i will never forget it. >> the day of event, the salahi's spent hours being groomed at the salon. two stylists worked on salahi's hair and makeup. >> this is a very stressful time for all. it's very much respected time that we have to show respect for the justice suspect, the white house, and everyone involved. >> as an american citizen, i'm here to serve my country. >> james will only say that they want to thank all of their loyal customers. under any other circumstances, the salon owners say they keep clients information private. >> i thank you
may occur. >>> i am peggy fox with moms like me.com. the web site working to improve the lives of local moms. this wednesday morning you're invited to help the people of haiti. we're making emergency health kits with soap, toothpaste and more. deis on what to do and where to go are on www.momslikeme.com. hope to see you wednesday. >>> two suspected car thieves are under arrest after a wild chase through las vegas this morning. investigators say police were checking out a report of an auto break-in when the driver took off. the vehicle sped through red lights and then went on the wrong side of the wrong way. the chase ended in a casino parking lot where a man and woman were taken into custody. >>> and the pilot of a small plane had to -- was forced into a -- was forced to land his air craft on the 11th hole of a houston golf course last night. air traffic controllers tried to help brandon ford make it to the airport but then he had to change course when it became obvious he just was not going to make it. >> they have a wonderful golf course here. it is very smooth fairways and n
who lived during the depression? i'm peggy fox. we'll take a look coming up. >>> provost at the university of michigan. >>> a new study has some disturbing findings about today's youth. it found five times as many high school and college age students have anxiety and other mental health issues than the young people of the great depression. peggy fox takes a look at the possible reasons behind the findings. >> i have stress i have to deal with. >> reporter: it's not a surprise. call 3-2-1. it's not a surprise college students today are stressed out. >> balancing our social life with our school obligations can cause a lot of stress for a lot of people. >> reporter: but more stressed out than those of the great depression. that's what researchers at five universities found. they analyzed the responses in a long running survey of more than 77,000 high school or college students from 1938 to 2007. >> i thought it was a credible study. >> reporter: george mason psychologist dr. jerome short says many factors contribute to the strength and anxiety levels affecting today's stude
decline the whole state's economy will suffer. i'm peggy fox. the story is coming up. >>> i'm howard bernstein with the living green tip of the day. the first step to saving energy could be tracking how much you are using. an energy monitor will track how much energy your house is using in realtime and give you an idea of your monthly bill. using one can safe you 15 to 20% on each bill which can add up to hundreds of dollars a year. get more tips at wusa9.com. click on living green. >>> fairfax county parents fought back today against severe cuts to their children's schools. >> as peggy fox reports they are hitting state lawmakers where it hurts most, in their pocketbooks. >> reporter: a group of virginia state lawmakers listened for hours as speakers fought to save funding for people with disabilities, public safety, arts and schools. >> they are playing russian roulette. how bad can it get before the test scores go down. >> reporter: $180 million short fall they are schools is forcing the superintendent to slash programs and services and increase class sizes. >> too many. >> report
, they are also on their way here and coming up at six, peggy fox, they have a story of the frederick maryland family. and that is finallying going to be bringing home a haitian child. and that they have been trying to adopt for three years. >>> the school in rockville, they have been reaching out to the people of haiti for nearly two years now. and now, one week after the earthquake, the entire school, they are mobilizing to do their part from home. lindsey mastis has that story. >> this is our little village. >> reporter: because of being short, students at st. catholics public school know all about haiti. >> they don't have good houses, just mud out here. >> reporter: the students have been raising money and donating supplies since their teacher first traveled there with the connection mission nearly two years ago. >> my first trip was very emotional. and i thought i was prepared. emotionally. to see all the different things. i'm sorry. >> it is just a relief. >> reporter: they were suppose to head for haiti on thursday, but because of the earthquake, her trip was canceled. >> and we suffer
guilty of violently take shaking a child in her care. peggy fox was the court when the sentence was delivered. >> she betrayed us and my son. >> reporter: erin and michael's 13-month-old child noah doesn't look injured today but a brain hemorrhage he suffered a year ago has left him with serious vision problems, regular seizure and irreversible damage. >> irreversible dodge to my son. we have a life sentence to live with. she does not. >> reporter: they convicted her day care provider of felony child abuse and child endangerment. it found the mother of two, who had run a day care for five years and received training in child care and cpr shook noah so violently that it caused his brain to bleed. >> everyone has a breaking point. she admits the child was crying. she admits she picked the child up and said why are you crying? if a child is crying, seth it down and walk away. >> she denied shaking noah and said he went limp. she performed cpr and called 911. >> the they tried to prove she couldn't have done it challenging the science behind shaken baby syndrome. >> no injuries to n
. it starts operating tomorrow. and we have a new train with peggy fox, and a ride. >> reporter: the new train service at dulles international airport is finally up and running. >> i remember when there was no subway. >> reporter: no, not metro rail. that's still in the works. this is aero train. starting tomorrow, it will whisk passengers from the terminal to their concourse in no time. >> this is the thing they have been planning for like 15 years. >> reporter: that's right. the underground tunnel and four- mile train track has taken eight years to build. at a cost of $1.5 billion. the train takes passengers to the ab and c concourses and replacing the mobile lounges which have been around since dulles opened in 1962. >> 30 years ago it was like a cow farm and were you going somewhere far and it didn't matter and this would be magnificent. >> reporter: the ride from the terminal to your concourse takes under two minutes. that's a big improvement from the people movers which could take up to 5 minutes. >> the mobile lounges are operating on the surface and trying to share the same pavement a
of fruit. the refreshment of water. >>> i'm peggy fox. make a resolution to help keep the planet green and get your kids involved by making nifty bird feeders. find out how to do it on momslikeme.com and check out the washington magazine group. >>> this ad featuring first lady michelle obama. the office says mrs. obama's picture was used without permission by peta. >> they need to give the first lady's permission for a campaign. that's understood. >> reporter: peta's campaign against real fur. with image of michelle obama in the add. >> i've seen it. >> i wasn't aware that michelle obama was actually involved in peta. >> reporter: truth is the first lady is not. her press office says no consent was given to use michelle obama's image in the ad. >> i think that anytime that you see someone's face you should ask them. >> reporter: the president of peta says an e-mail was sent from the white house that she does not wear real fur. >> if she did not permit the use of her image. >> reporter: in the meantime the public can expect to see the ad at two metro stations. >> the ads feature oprah w
at the white house. the story is coming up. >> i'm peggy fox with momsliked me.com. several moms are having issues with potty training. have you been there? can you help? or maybe you have another concern other moms can help you with. we would love to hear from you on momslikeme.com. >>> this time out of prince george's county. sky 9 over the scene of a downed electrical tower on eagle harbor road near highway 381. we are just getting a look at this video for you too. we are told a dump truck veered off the road and veered into the tower. the road is closed. no word on power outages or injuries. we will of course continue to monitor this story and bring you more when we get it in. >>> kids these days are plugged in and then some. a new study finds children spend more than 7.5 hours a day either online using a smart phone watching t.v. or some other electronic device compares with 6.5 hours five years ago. this multi tasking is also on the rise. 7th to 12th graders that say they multitask most of the time using these mediums. a high of 47%. about music. down to a low of 22% who say that abou
. wackenschdol. fiber one chewy bars. cardboard no. delicious yes. >>> i'm peggy fox. and have you ever been stumped on what to get a new mom and her baby? we've got some great suggestions on momslikeme.com. >>> the music world, mourning the death of teddy who died yesterday just outside of philadelphia. eight months after undergoing surgery for colon cancer. turned out the lights and loved tko, nearly ten albums reach the platinum status. he was 59 years old. >>> supporters of gay marriage in the district have march 2 circled on their calendars when law legalizing same-sex marriages is expected to go into effect. they threw out the opponents. >>> and they want to bring love and even little lust to the nations capitol. they go that from the dateline. sworn in as the city's secretary of the department of love and relationships for this month long campaign to encourage romance. >>> all right, coming up. i want to cut your power bill in living smart. how your favorite home technology is costing you and how to save your money. >>> well, this is the document that gilbert arenas was hoping to neve
street. o >>> i'm peggy fox with momslikeme.com. are you in debt? local moms have ideas to lower your debt. go to momslikeme.com to see how other moms have done it. >> that's the website, momslikeme.com. stocks closed higher today on wall street. the dow is up 53 points to close at 10,680. the nasdaq rose 25 points and the s & p 500 climbed 9 points. >> leading bankers are in washington to talk about the financial crisis. and while admitting to pass the stakes, they are defending some of the largest bonuses and compensation packages ever. alexis has more. >> there are four of wall street's powerful players. on capitol hill, to explain the financial meltdown, the bank chief admitted to making mistakes. >> the most horrible thing of this crisis, what has happened to consumers, to individuals, in the mortgage market. >> but they took some tough criticism, especially goldman sacks for selling mortgage investments, which it knew could fail. >> sounds to me a little bit like selling a car with faulty brakes. >> even though these banks repaid the government money, the white house is wo
of restful sleep. morning class. unisom. good night. good morning. >>> i'm peggy fox with momslikeme.com. check out our local website where moms are talking about what works for them to keep hands and body parts soft. >>> taking a look at where america stands. >> tonight putting america back to work. anthony mason looks where the next generation of jobs will come from. >> reporter: for 30 years they have been punching the clock for 30 years. now they and 1000 other workers are fighting for their jobs in federal court. they want to stop the company from closing and moving their jobs to other countries. >> it is very difficult to go out in the job market at our age and to find a job because there are no manufacturing jobs left in the united states. >> reporter: 2 million manufacturing jobs have been lost since 2007. 6million more have been lost in other industries. the great recession has obliterated a decade's worth of job growth. >> we have never seen anything like this in modern times. >> reporter: heidi is a labor economist. >> right now we are in this extremely deep hole and all s
'm peggy fox. join our support group on momslikeme.com and help them keep the goals while getting encouragement by themselves. >>> a gunman opened fire in the federal courthouse in las vegas. two officers shot and one of them died. as teri okita reports. employees were quickly evacuated. >> reporter: shooting outside the las vegas courthouse. a witness who said he took this home video near the federal building in downtown las vegas, he could hear gun shots after gun shots being fired. police and federal agents moved in quickly after the man carrying his shotgun, walked into the lobby of the courthouse on monday morning. and according to a police spokeswoman, just started unloading. >> the k-9 units, the s.w.a.t. teams, they were on top of the federal building. >> reporter: they shot that security officer and the deputy u.s. marshall. the 6-year-old security officer died shortly after at the nearby hospital. and the marshall is in serious condition, but is expected to survive the injuries. authorities say that seven u.s. marshalls and the security officers exchanged fire with the s
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